Contractor suing SRNS for nearly $20 million

  • Posted: Thursday, June 20, 2013 5:08 p.m.
    UPDATED: Thursday, June 20, 2013 5:27 p.m.

A concrete construction firm is suing Savannah River Nuclear Solutions for nearly $20 million in damages that they allege are related to design changes for a facility at the Savannah River Site.

Baker Concrete Construction Inc. filed a civil suit dated June 6 that alleges Savannah River Nuclear Solutions misled the firm about the status of design completion on a $90 million plutonium and uranium waste-disposal project underway.

Baker alleges multiple cases of fraud in its complaint, and that Savannah River Nuclear Solutions "knowingly released inadequate and outdated drawings, plans and specifications" for the bid, according to the suit.

Pick up a copy of Friday's Aiken Standard for more information on this developing story.

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